UK prime minister, Boris Johnson has now confirmed he has tested positive for the deadly coronavirus.
Downing Street spokesperson announced in a statement had said that Mr.Johnson tested positive for coronavirus ‘after experiencing mild symptoms yesterday’
Confirming the news on Twitter, the 55-year-old wrote: ‘Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus. Together we will beat this.
More than 11,600 have the virus in the UK, and 578 people have died from the disease.